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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

BREASTFEEDING

What were your or your reasons for stopping breastfeeding? MY BABY WAS JAUNDICED (YELLOWING OF THE SKIN OR WHITES OF THE EYES)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 265 245 92.0 87.2-95.1 20 8.0 4.9-12.8

*Asked only of mothers that breastfed their baby after delivery.

~ For 2012, NC PRAMS only collected data on May through December births.Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.

~ Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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